Landscaping is referred to as the act of modifying the visible features of a section of land, and it can also be called grounds keeping. These features include; natural elements like elevation, terrain shapes and land forms or water bodies and living elements like fauna or flora, in one word we call it gardening. Gardening is the art and craft of planting plants with aim of creating an appealing appearance of the landscape. Lightening conditions and weather are abstract elements which are part of the features. Keeping the landscape clean, attractive, healthy and safe mostly in parks, gardens, estates , institutional settings and yards is what is called landscape maintenance.
A groundskeeper with the right tools, physical exertion, knowledge, skills and supplies will be able to plant and harvest, to do lawn care; fertilizing and weeding periodically, gardening, path and driveway maintenance, snow removal, fencing, lighting, topiary, swimming pool care, irrigation, runoff drainage in purpose of protecting and improving the garden accessories, topsoil and plants. Local animals like reptiles, birds, rodents, insects, domestic animals and pets have to be dealt with the groundskeeper by inventing ways of attracting or repelling whichever is desired. Gardens can also be designed to contain exotic animals like a koi pond. Groundskeepers are responsible of providing and maintaining the habitat for wild animals when it comes to larger areas.
Lawn maintenance is the maintenance of an area covered by plain grass or other plants like clover which is almost similar to landscaping. Species of grass is what is contained in a lawn, and particular activities are usually done to maintain its green color and mowed after a period of time so that it can maintain a uniform level. Establishment and care of seasonal lawn varies because it is affected by the type of grass grown and the climate zone.
Seeding can be done early autumn, early summer and spring but before commencing aerate to allow the turf to be thicker and the roots to go deeper. There is another way that can almost provide instant lawn and it is referred to as turfing. This method can be done in most climate conditions and in any season. For rough lawns people go for animal grazing or mowing the lawn regularly. When it is hot or in rainy seasons or regions that have hardiness zones, lawns need to be maintained twice a week.
In order to do construction you will need to do studies and observations because the landscape is not the same on different parts of the world. Understanding the site is vital that’s why the same is done while doing landscaping or lawn maintenance.